Designing Writing — June 1, 2, 3 at ECAL


Designing Writing

June 1, 2, 3 at ECAL

An editosensorial event proposed by Alexandru Balgiu

is an editosensorial event  at the crossroads of graphic design & literature and publishing & poetry

is three days of conversations & propositions and production & distribution bringing together anthropologists, artists, authors, curators, graphic designers, historians, theorists, type designers, poets and publishers — voices speaking from the past or the present, both dead and alive

is Talking at the IKEA Auditorium Sara De Bondt, Julia Born, Thierry Chancogne, Marcelline Delbecq, Pierre Déléage, Sophie Demay, Craig Dworkin, Christophe Jacquet, Christian Joschke, Robert Lzicar, Louis Lüthi, Philippe Millot, John Morgan, Camille Pageard, Muriel Pic, Manuel Raeder, François Rappo, Joanna Schaffer & Vincent Sahli

is Meeting at the Gallery l’elac <o> future <o>, Boabooks, Bom Dia Boa Tarde Boa Noite, Cent Pages, Dent-De-Leone, Eastside Projects, Four Corners Books, Héros-Limite, Information as Material, Éditions Macula, Éditions Mix., Occasional Papers, OEI, Onomatopee, Paraguay Press, Presses du Réel, Primary Information, Rollo Press, Roma Publications, Section 7 Books, Shelter Press, Spector Books, Triest Verlag, Tombolo Presses, Ugly Duckling Presse

Schedule and more information:

Cover picture: Armin Hofmann’s fluid matrix devices

In order of appearance:
Karl Young, “A Book of Nocturns”

Robert Smithson, “A Heap of Language”

Bruno Munari says: “No entry, I am in a narrow place between rain and snow, please help”

Jacques Scherer’s typographical translations of Mallarmé’s notes for his “Book” project

Raymond Roussel’s narration imbrication method


Graphic Design
Type Design